Our Summer 2017

I really can’t believe I’m writing this post already! It feels like only a couple of weeks ago that I wrote about our summer plans. And now the summer is over! The kids are back to school!! They started back last week.


This is the first time since having my first baby 10 & 1/2 years ago, that I have had no one at home with me. Our youngest is attending Montessori school this year, five days a week. It’s just for the mornings but it’s strange to not have anyone else in the house.


I am hoping to use my newly found quiet time for concentrated blog work. It feels weird to work without getting snacks & puzzles and things out in between! But I’m sure I’ll get used to it! 😉

What we Got up To

Our summer was really lovely – we had a quiet summer at home. The kids played outside, we did some fun local activities, visited friends & family and watched Gaelic Football on TV. For non-Irish followers, Gaelic Football is an Irish sport and